State Court Felony And Misdemeanors
Those who’ve been arrested and are facing misdemeanor or felony charges in Kentucky, should most certainly be concerned about the penalties they may face and how their lives will be impacted. They may be looking at any combination of fines and restitution, jail time and probation.
For that reason, you and your attorney need to take these charges seriously. At Boyd Law Office, PSC, your needs will be fully represented. Our law firm fights for your justice in an unjust world.
It’s especially important that your attorney know Kentucky law and how to make an effective case on your behalf. During more than 20 years practicing law, Matt Boyd has developed positive working relationships with law enforcement and prosecuting attorneys in and around Lexington. Mr. Boyd is here for you at what is likely to be one of the worst times of your life. Matt remains compassionate and client-focused. He is a lawyer who will fight to get you the help you need and give you hope.
Penalties For Kentucky Misdemeanor And Felony Charges
For Kentucky misdemeanor charges related to traffic offenses or marijuana use, you may be facing 90 days (Class B) to 1 year (Class A) behind bars.
Moreover, felony charges can have an even greater impact on your criminal record and carry more serious penalties. Boyd Law Firm, PSC, negotiates and litigates to reduce or dismiss felony charges that include:
- Capital offenses — may include a life sentence in prison or capital punishment
- Class A — prison sentences from 20 to 50 years for offenses such as arson or raping a child under age 12
- Class B — 10 to 20 years of imprisonment for armed robbery or seriously injuring someone with a firearm
- Class C — sentence of 5 to 10 years for forgery or theft in excess of $10,000
- Class D — one to five years for marijuana trafficking, especially near a school
Do you have repeat offenses, including multiple DUI charges? Matt Boyd’s experience is essential to your defense, as sentences and penalties may increase as the number of violations increases.
Contact Boyd Law Office, PSC
If you are in need of a lawyer to represent you against state felony and misdemeanor charges, Lexington attorney Matt Boyd is just a phone call away. Contact the firm online or call 859-252-0222 to get more information about his quality legal services. Your initial consultation is free of charge.